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Brilliant, just enough info with a touch of humour!

I admit I was attracted to this tour by the purple bus! This little company is a real gem. There... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2010
Adelaide, Australia
Great Staff, Great Price, Easy and Fun!

The tour operators are very easygoing and knowledgeable. The trip takes three hours, two for the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2010
Sacramento, California
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Fun and Friendly Stonehenge Tours, direct from the City of Bath
Terrace Walk, Bath BA1 1LF, England
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Reviewed 9 June 2010

I admit I was attracted to this tour by the purple bus! This little company is a real gem. There was a good amount of info, delivered with a touch of humor! They made getting to Stonehenge easy and comfortable. Getting in was easy as...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2010

The tour operators are very easygoing and knowledgeable. The trip takes three hours, two for the commute through beautiful English countryside. Tours can often feel overmanaged, but with Scarper Tours we did not feel rushed. The bus is easy to find, booking was through a...More

Thank Dojorose
Reviewed 23 April 2010

Very happy to recommend Scarper tours--easy to find purple bus, very nice and knowledgable guide with loads of tidbits of information not only about Stonehenge but Bath as well. RECOMMEND: wear much warmer clothes than you think you need, it seems to be always cold...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2010

I don't have much to say as it was just simply a tour. It was a good tour. The driver was funny and knew lots of facts about the local area, although not all of it was serious! The ride was comfortable, although the bus...More

1  Thank Raf121
Reviewed 26 November 2009

I made some enquiries on line about their tour to Stonehenge, they answered all my email queries and I was able to work out my itinery perfectly, having travelled from Northern Ireland, it was a relief to have the trip planned to Stonehenge when I...More

3  Thank vaila
Reviewed 25 August 2009

Scarper tours are a very friendly and reliable bunch. We were picked up from the centre of Bath in their distinctive purple mini coach and wisked off to Stonehenge. Dan was our guide for the trip and keep us fully informed of the scenery and...More

1  Thank Bernums
Reviewed 22 August 2009

This is a great service running to Stonehenge out of Bath. Dan was accommodating about pointing things out along the way and generally making it a pleasant trip. It's 3 hours altogether -- one hour there, one hour at Stonehenge, and one hour back. I...More

Thank Fulbrighter
Reviewed 5 August 2009

The tour guide was very nice and he introduced alot about Bath history and Stonghendge history during the tour. The tour price is really cheap and resonable!!!! Tracy

Thank Tracy Y
Reviewed 2 August 2009

I agree with reviewers below, particularly those who were skeptical about group tours. It was great not to have to drive myself, the bus is quite comfortable - halfway between a van and a coach, which seats one can sit in for an hour or...More

Thank TiaKiki
Reviewed 24 July 2009

We used Scarper tours which start out at Bath and take you to Stonehenge where you can visit the site and grabs some stuff from the local store and such. It was a very nice drive because the driver was very funny and knowledgable about...More

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22 September 2016|
Response from jfrannn | Reviewed this property |
If you are leaving from Bath it takes about 55 minutes each way, and picks passengers up outside of Abbey Hotel.